Nigerian music star, Dapo Oyebanjo also called D’Banj, was on Thursday interrogated by the Nigeria Police Drive over allegations of rape leveled towards him by Seyitan Babatayo.
In line with a report by PUNCH, D’Banj was grilled by an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Adaku Anya, on the Drive Felony Investigation Division, Garki, Abuja.
A press release was additionally taken from the musician, who insisted that he by no means raped his accuser.
A high police supply stated, “D’Banj has been questioned twice on the FCID, Abuja. He was questioned final week and likewise this week. We are going to depart no stone unturned as we examine the matter.”
It was learnt that Seyitan was additionally invited to jot down an announcement however she acknowledged that she had no technique of travelling to Abuja and opted to go to a police unit in Lagos.
“Seyitan appealed with us that she had no technique of travelling all the way down to Abuja. So, she has been given the choice of reporting on the FCID Annex, Alagbon, Ikoyi,” the officer added.
Babatayo had revealed earlier in June that she was raped by the music star again in 2018.
D’Banj in his protection denied raping Babatayo and even demanded a public apology and N100m compensation.
The matter took one other activate Wednesday, June 17, 2020, when Babatayo was reportedly arrested by policemen from Sodipo Command, Ikeja.
Babatayo launched a press assertion on Wednesday, June 24, 2020, the place she narrated all that transpired throughout her arrest.
Within the assertion, she revealed that she has formally filed a prison criticism towards the music star.